A (501) (C) (3) charitable corporation designed to receive contributions, memorial gifts, and property.  Educational projects related to the Trucking Industry and Scholarships to deserving students who are children of MTA member employees that are enrolled in scholastic endeavors is the primary objective.


Over thirty years ago, the Mississippi Trucking Association Foundation Scholarship Program was created.  Scholarships are offered through the Mississippi Trucking Association Foundation, the Mike McLarty Endowment, the John Fayard Endowment, the H. Dean Cotten Endowment, the G. Larry Kerr Endowment, the R. Gene Holmes Endowment, the Vernon G. Sawyer Endowment, the John D. Stomps Endowment, and the W. Todd Bates Endowment. 

For further information contact the MTA office at (601) 354-0616 

2023- 2024Scholarship Applications will be available February 2023.